Worked on just ten stitches, these garter stitch zigzag strips are joined as you go so there is no sewing up. This technique can be used to make blankets or scarves and works with any yarn and needles.
How to add beads to your knitting: with the help of a crochet hook. The hook is used to hold the bead and then slip it over the stitch. This allows you to place beads on individual stitches without having to pre-string the yarn with beads.
No "Amazing texture stitch! Text is in Russian, but there are many more clear pictures. The stitch looks beautiful on either the knit or the purl side. I'm looking forward to trying this great technique." comment via
Knitting Tutorial - Matress Stitch worked horizontally to join two pieces of knitting. The stitches are in contrasting color to show detail, but it might be fun to do this and add some embroidery for embellished seams on a sweater. from Knitting Daily
Knitting_Stitch - "This Beautiful Trellis Stitch would be gorgeous for a winter scarf or sweater and although there are 8 rows to the pattern there are really only 4 rows with a change at the beginning to alternate the trellis Simple really!" comment via